The academic engine for entrepreneurs

The Conrad School is an immersive educational environment for entrepreneurs. Located within Canada's most innovative university, in a region ranked among the top startup ecosystems in the world, the Conrad School is the academic engine for entrepreneurship on campus, offering programs that are entrepreneurial by design.


Enhance your undergraduate degree by joining Conrad Schools specialized programs, experiences, and courses.


Commercialize your ideas and earn your Masters degree or complement your degree with graduate offerings.


Manfred Conrad, notable local entrepreneur and benefactor of the Conrad Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology Centre, is being inducted to the Waterloo Region Entrepreneur Hall of Fame this evening (November 5), at a ceremony hosted by Junior Achievement (JA) Waterloo Region.

This term, the Conrad Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology Centre at the University of Waterloo launched the Minor in Entrepreneurship, a cross-campus minor that combines relevant and dynamic Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology (BET) courses with real-world entrepreneurship experience.

It is with great pleasure that the Conrad Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology Centre announces the appointment of Nada Basir to our faculty. We are thrilled to welcome Nada to Conrad as we expand our undergraduate programming to include the cross-campus Minor in Entrepreneurship.